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19 May 2022

Roche Diabetes Care Launches Accu-Fine Pen Needles for Virtually Painless Insulin Delivery in India

Mumbai, India, 9 May 2022: Roche Diabetes Care India (RDC India) today announced the launch of Accu-Fine, quality pen needles to make the process of insulin delivery smoother and virtually painless for people with diabetes. This latest innovation from (Roche Diabetes Care, maker of Accu-Chek) the house of Accu-Chek aims to make making the process of insulin delivery easier thereby leading to better diabetes management for people with diabetes. 

08 April 2022

Roche donates medicines and diagnostics for Ukraine

Roche announced the donation of medicines and diagnostics to Ukraine, including 31,000 units for diabetes management. Beyond the already communicated 150,000 packs of an antibiotic medicine the new donation includes another 4,600 packs of specialized medicines for the treatment of influenza, rheumatoid arthritis, SMA and various cancers. We are also donating reagents and consumables for automatic testing of up to 120,000 blood donations and 31,000 units for diabetes management.

28 October 2021

Roche and the Zur Rose Group announce collaboration to offer innovative health journeys for people living with diabetes

Today, Roche and the Zur Rose Group announced a collaboration to empower people with diabetes and their caregivers in their daily therapy management. In Europe, there are 60 million people living with diabetes, i.e. approximately 9% of the population older than 20 years.


27 July 2022
27 July 2022

7 tips for vacationing with diabetes

In many places around the world, summer holidays are in full swing and vacations are around the corner. For people with diabetes, going on a trip can mean an additional organisational effort or stress (possible time and temperature differences, dietary deviations, travel stress, more or less activity… and the list goes on!) As vacations can often bring an unbalance to the usual daily diabetes management routine, Roche Diabetes Care would like to share seven simple tips that can help enjoy a relaxed and fun vacation time while managing diabetes.  

29 June 2022
29 June 2022

Roche Diabetes Care recognized for awareness programs in India

Did you know that access to basic educational diabetes material, let alone diabetes management supplies (i.e.  insulin, oral medicine, psychological support), is not available to a large number of people around the world? This is also a reality  in India, a country that has the second-highest number of adult population (aged 20-79 years) living with diabetes, according to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Diabetes Atlas 2021. And numbers are not any better for younger generations.

30 May 2022
30 May 2022

Digital solutions are redefining diabetes management

Living with diabetes is often complex and always personal. Managing this chronic condition is a round-the-clock task. While many resources exist to support glucose monitoring, or tracking of nutrition and lifestyle data, improving medical outcomes and keeping glucose levels in range is an ongoing challenge. Treatment success depends on a range of factors – and the more personalised the therapy is, the better the outcomes will be.

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